Cuba as ‘a medical powerhouse’, a myth made shreds

Cuba as ‘a medical powerhouse’, a myth made shreds

Cuba as a “medical powerhouse”, thanks to the revolution, was the best political-ideological marketing product by Fidel Castro, among the many that he manufactured in his 52 years as a dictator. Free public health has been the flagship of Castroist...
Rebellion of the slaves in white robes

Rebellion of the slaves in white robes

The slaves in white robes say enough! For Marco Terencio Varrón, the slaves were “talking tools.” There was cruelty in the phrase but it reflected the reality in the Roman Republic, some 80 years before Christ. Raúl Castro’s regime, on the other...